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A yellow or red crystalline compound, C16H14O6·3H2O, the coloring material of logwood, that is used in dyes, inks, and stains.

[New Latin Haematoxylon, a genus of plants (Greek haimato-, hemato- + Greek xylon, wood) + -in.]
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(ˌhi məˈtɒk sə lɪn)

a colorless or pale yellow, crystalline compound, C16H14O6•3H2O, the coloring material of logwood: used as a mordant dye and as an indicator.
[1840–50; hemato- + Greek xýl(on) wood + -in1]
he`ma•tox•yl′ic (-ˈsɪl ɪk) adj.
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Portions of liver were fixed in 10% neutral buffered formalin, embedded in paraffin, sectioned for light microscopy, and stained with hematoxylin and eosin, Ziehl-Neelsen acid fast, and the periodic acid-Schiff (PAS) stain.
For histological analysis, paraffin sections of blastema tissues were stained with Hematoxylin&Eosin (Bio-Optica Mayer's Hematoxylin and Eosin Y Plus) and Masson's Trichrome (Bio-Optica, 04 - 010802) according to manufacturer's protocols.
Histopathological evaluation of the gastrointestinal tract revealed loss of parietal cells, mild glandular disarray, acute inflammation, and apoptotic activity in the stomach (Figure 3, hematoxylin and eosin, original magnification 200x) and patchy villous atrophy and absence of goblet cells and Paneth cells in the duodenum with crypt abscesses and apoptosis (Figure 3, hematoxylin and eosin, original magnification 200x); and in the terminal ileum, as in the duodenum, there was also an absence of goblet and Paneth cells, with crypt dropout (Figure 3, hematoxylin and eosin, original magnification 200x).
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